What drove U.S. Catholics in their arduous quest, full of twists and turns over more than a century, to win an American saint? The absence of American names in the canon of the saints had left many of the faithful feeling spiritually unmoored. But while canonization may be fundamentally about holiness, it is never only about holiness, reveals Kathleen Sprows Cummings in th...
|Title||:||A Saint of Our Own: How the Quest for a Holy Hero Helped Catholics Become American|
|Author||:||Kathleen Sprows Cummings|